disconformity


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disconformity

[‚dis·kən′fȯr·məd·ē]
(geology)
Unconformity between parallel beds or strata.
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The Permian-Triassic boundary located near Haftad Gholleh is an erosional unconformity or disconformity, as in other parts of Iran, where Permian sequences contain dolomitic limestone, shale and sandstone situated below the Triassic sequence at a disconformity.
The Chairman PEMRA said that any disconformity to afore-stated directives would be taken seriously that would result into imposition of heavy fines, suspension/ revocation of licenses of violators under PEMRA law.
It provides a mechanism by which the court can direct the attention of the legislature, through the Executive Government of Victoria, to disconformity between a law of the state and a human right set out in the Charter.
The concept of satisfaction commonly employed among authors in the area involves subjective comparison (or evaluation) of the expected and received levels of the experience with the good or service (Oliver, 1981; Bergamo & Giuliani, 2009; Barcelos, Baptista & Silva, 2010), which is related to the paradigm of disconformity (Oliver, 1981).
Finnis also criticizes the voluntarist aspect of these scholastics' theory, but his primary condemnation is reserved for "the assumption of Clarke, Grotious, Suarez, and Vazquez that the primary and self-evident principles of natural law are moral principles (in the modern sense of 'moral'), or that they are initially grasped as principles concerned with self-evident relations of conformity or disconformity to human nature.
Under this rule, before P can claim a loss (from a taxable disposition), P's basis in the loss shares of must be reduced (but not below the shares' fair market value) by the lesser of (i) the amount of net positive investment adjustments that were previously made to those share under the basis adjustment rules or (ii) the shares' disconformity amount.
It forms the upper unit in the Halifax Group west of the Chebogue Point shear zone, separated by an inferred regional disconformity from the overlying Late Ordovician and younger White Rock and Torbrook formations (Fig.
Perhaps the ultimate tragedy in Hamlet concerns the irremediable disconformity between A-time and B-time: the impossibility of converting the transience of A-time experience into the fixity of B-time succession.
The contact with the underlying Mississinewa Shale is sharp and disconformable (Cummings & Shock 1928), but Pinsak & Shaver (1964) report lacking proofs for either disconformity or conformity.
This is evidenced by the teachers' disconformity with bureaucratic standards (based on perceptions of injustice and inadequacy), such as the CSF and the funding criteria.
The most striking feature revealed during archaeological excavations at Cuddie Springs is the SU 5 'deflation pavement' disconformity ~1 m below the surface.
About the attempt to explain particular actions by invoking the ideal-type "human nature," Oakeshott writes: "Since 'human nature' here is a practice, its dispositional components are imperfectly specifiable and subscription to them is similarly indeterminate, allowing incalculable (but not necessarily unrecognizable) gradations of conformity and disconformity.